glass negativePHOTOGRAPHS - GLASS NEGATIVES
USA, MA, New Bedford
5.00 x 8.00 x 0
Glass negative; wharf scene, New Bedford MA; starboard view of 3-masted whaling schooner MYSTIC [built 1880 as HOPE HAYNES, possibly before being re-built as MYSTIC 1908]; inboard is starboard view of whaling bark, identified on original envelope as ALICE KNOWLES, [built 1878, foundered 1917]; yacht club or boathouse at center background; unidentified tugboat at right; trypots and lumber on wharf; information from original envelope "2 whaleships + schooner Mystic 1908 probably/ ALICE KNOWLES By H. M. Wood"; from the collection of Charles F. Sayle, Sr.
UNIDENTIFIED tugboat; UNIDENTIFIED whaling vessel